Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
Select this section in most cases recommandations aux auteurs.
Free opinion : This section is intended to allow authors to express a personal opinion on particular aspects of home dialysis: it may be their personal judgment on the quality of treatments, how to manage the care of patients, the economic and organizational aspects etc ... being a personal opinion it is not necessary to add a bibliography. A short summary of 200 words maximum must be written at the beginning of the text and at least 3 keywords provided.Free opinion
Case report : this section is reserved for short texts reporting an event or an infrequent or rare treatment in a patient. The clinical history should be explained, possible treatments and outcomes and a short blbiography should be included to explain whether identical cases have already been published. The plan is usually: clinical history, literature analysis, conclusion.
Training : this section is intended for training texts on various topics such as technical descriptions, writing methods, statistics courses, etc.
RDPLF-HDD results : This section is used to present results of studies conducted from the RDPLF database, peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis.
Litterature review : This section is led by a group of nephrologists from the Young Nephrologists Club (CJN). Each month they summarize in turn articles they have selected according to their area of interest. They are posted on the website http://www.rdplf.org/biblio.html ; at the end of each quarter, they are grouped and published in this journal. This section is reserved for the publisher. It is not subject to external peer review.
Patient testimonial: This section is reserved to report patient own experience. Reviewing done by editorial commitee.
Guidelines : This section is reserved for the editor of the journal to transcribe the guidelines of Dialysis Societies or publish the French translation of the ISPD guidelines.
Retraction of publication
Use this in case of need to retracte from a previously publication. Reason for retraction must be explained
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